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Trinton, Daniel and Abbi Do the Math

Mrs. Clark’s 7th Grade Bible Class Discusses: Hide 'n Seek? The Stolen Body Myth This myth is about people saying Jesus's body supposedly got stolen. But how could Jesus’ body get stolen - with the 16 guards, 4 on duty and the other 12 sleeping? They say the disciples played hide’n’seek with his body but... Read more »

What Child Is This Anyway?

This season, don’t run from questions about the origins of Christmas. Use them to point people in the right direction. A couple of years ago as we were setting up for our Living Nativity, I was wrapping a towel around the doll we were going to use for the infant Jesus. A young boy from… Read more »

Religious Freedom: Still an American Hallmark?

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Religious Freedom + Cultural Tolerance = ? Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. When the First Amendment… Read more »

“Oh, my God!” Meaningless Expression or Power Words?

Speak God’s name with reverence. One thing missing in society today is a deep, soul-level reverence for God. We hear people utter God’s name, all day long, but they’re not actually talking to Him — or even about Him. “Oh, my God!” and “Jesus!” and “Oh, Lord!” become just meaningless expressions, convenient ways to respond to a funny joke or dumb thing we see… Read more »